75 years ago
Of great interest to boys in the eight to 80 age range is an electric train featured in the window of the J.C. Penney store here. The train, with apparently nobody to control it, goes forward, backward and couples and uncouples cars. Many other modern toys are on display in the "toy fair."
50 years ago
Phil Dayer hit three jump shots in the final 55 seconds, the last with 0:04 showing, to give the St. Joseph Pups a 34-33 victory over Quitman Friday night in the junior invitational tournament at Guy.
25 years ago
Clara King was visited yesterday in her home by State Rep. William "Bill" Stephens, Brenda Bell, director of Conway Regional Hospital Home Health Agency, and Patricia Walsh, home health nurse. Mrs. King, who has been receiving home health care from the hospital for the past two years, is among many participating in National Home Health Care Week, Nov. 27-Dec. 3. Stephens was invited to Mrs. King’s home to give him the opportunity to see home health services firsthand.
10 years ago
Mark Rainey, installation manager at Audio Express, 2455 Washington, was recently recognized by Mobile Electronics Magazine as one of the top 12 installers in the nation.